Established after the Atomium’s acquisition of the Plasticarium collection in December 2014, the ADAM offers an innovative and surprising insight on plastic design from the fifties to the present. Through exhibitions, guided tours, workshops and lectures, the ADAM aims to ensure that design is intelligible to one and all.
The Atomium is a unique piece of architecture, built for the World Fair of Brussels in 1958 and became the most popular monument of Europe's capital. it symbolizes an iron chrystal enlarged 165 billion times. Within the Atomium, special exhibitions are hosted throughout the year, as well as a permanent exhibition dedicated to the birth of the structure.